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Kara J. Andersen
Attended DePaul University
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How I built a writing business after I was laid off.
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Wondering where to work remotely in Logan Square? I've rounded up a few neighborhood locations that aren't coffee shops, but do offer free Wi-Fi, coffee and comfortable space to set up shop.
Wondering where to work remotely in Logan Square? While there's no shortage of coffee shops in the neighborhood, don't overlook these other options.
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Feeling stretched thin and frustrated by personal finances? How To Live Under Financial Strain With Dignity - http://bit.ly/1qXZD6T
Have you ever felt that you're on the verge of greatness...if you could only land that perfect job, figure out your career, move out of your parents' house, or find time outside of three minimum-wa...
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Hair salon Twisted Scissors offers trendy cuts at affordable prices. http://bit.ly/T7GItB via +Logan Squarist  #LoganSquare  
Logan Square's Twisted Scissors salon provides trendy haircuts at affordable prices and hosts Twisted Bazaar fundraising event on June 14.
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Logan Parlor, a salon in Logan Square, styles its neighborhood with educational client classes, gender-neutral pricing and an active presence in the community. http://bit.ly/QQlbDO
Logan Parlor is a salon that educates clients, offers gender-neutral pricing for a diverse range of services and plays an active role in its community.
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Happy Friday! Do something ballsy today and celebrate with a glass of champagne.
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Happy Friday! New blog post up - Ballsy Business and Epic Style: The Gentlewoman's Code.
I love the idea of living by a code. A strong code defines the type of person you want to be and equips you with finite ways to live that life. To have a code is to stand for something. It is a pla...
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How do you design a productive and meaningful work week? I put together some tips. 
How do you structure your week to get the most out of it? What does time spent meaningfully mean to you, and how do you guarantee an entire week full of meaningful work and leisure? These questions...
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I wrote about starting a blogging business with zero funding and no money to spare.
You know that feeling that you’ve completely lost control of the situation? That terrifying, groping-around-corners-in-the-dark sensation that accompanies the death of a really good plan you had? T...
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Chicago's first dedicated climbing gym, First Ascent, will open between December and February. http://bit.ly/Tv7Wtz
Logan Square's First Ascent Climbing, Chicago first climbing gym, is expected to open 3500 N. Spaulding between December and February.
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Pastry chef Mindy Segal has plans to open a #LoganSquare  bakery this fall. 
Pastry chef Mindy Segal plans to open a bakery in the 2300 block of North Milwaukee Avenue by Fall 2014.
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I'm a freelance blogger, copywriter and proofreader for hire based in Chicago. I blog about brazen business, creative careers, sophisticated style and living awesomely at WriterBabe.com

I value creative risk-taking, storytelling, attending to the details and organizing the chaos. Basically, I write to help.













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